Media

Media

 
The Sports Corp is excited for another great season of unique community events! As always, these events would not be possible without the support and promotion of our amazing local, regional and national media partners.
 
As the opportunities arise, we would appreciate any PSAs, pre-scheduled or live social media mentions, calendar listings, and any other promotion you would be willing to do to assist us in getting the word out about these great community events. 
 
Media assets, including banners ads, logos, video PSA's, etc. for all events can be downloaded by clicking here.
 
Interview requests and additional media inquiries can be directed to Aubrey McCoy, Sports Corp Director of Operations & Marketing at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Interviews should be scheduled at a minimum three weeks prior to each event to allow time to coordinate guests. 
 
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Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack
June 16-17 
- Colorado Springs Airport
 
Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack is a half-mile, side-by-side roll race and trap speed competition featuring hundreds of the fastest, most powerful street cars in the nation. The Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack is the only event in the country where participants have the opportunity to come together at a commercial airport the size and importance of the Colorado Springs Airport while competing for the title of the Mile High Victor.
Visit PIKESPEAKAIRSTRIPATTACK.COM for competitor registration, spectator tickets and volunteer information. Click here to volunteer for the Pikes Peak Airstrip Attack.
 
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June 24 - Pikes Peak - America's Mountain
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo, will celebrate the 96th running of the Race to the Clouds on Sunday, June 24. Thousands of fans and auto racing enthusiasts will come from around the world to witness America's 2nd oldest auto race and participate in Fan Fest downtown Colorado Springs on Friday, June 22.
 
For all 2018 race-related details, including ticket information and camping permits, visit: PPIHC.org. All media accreditation and the Race Week Media How To Guide can be found here
 
 
 

 


 

June 29
 
Haute Route, the world's most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, will host the second edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies. Kicking off in the official start city of Boulder, Colo. on June 23, 2018, the seven-day event spans 527.8 miles with over 50,000 feet of climbing before ending in Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA. The Mavic Haute Route Rockies 2018 course includes an epic climb over 14,000 feet to the summit of Pikes Peak-America's Mountain, one of the most famous summits in the United States and one of only two paved roads above 14,000 feet in the United States, during the final stage. 
 
Volunteer opportunities coming soon for Mavic Haute Route Rockies - Stage 7. Click here to learn more!

 


 

July 20-22 & 27-29 - Colorado Springs
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Rocky Mountain State Games (RMSG) is Colorado's largest multi-sport festival for athletes of all ages and athletic abilities including those with physical disabilities or visual impairment. This year marks the 17th annual event and more than 10,000 athletes are expected to participate in 40+ sports! Early registration discounts are available at RockyMountainStateGames.org.
More than 900 volunteers are needed to successfully run this event.  CLICK HERE to volunteer for the Rocky Mountain State Games.
 
#RMSG2018
 
 
 

 


 

August 11 - Pikes Peak Highway
 
The Broadmoor Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb will join the inaugural  "Colorado Summit Series" which features some of the toughest hill climbs in the world including the Guanella Pass Hill Climb (June 3) and Bob Cook Memorial Mt. Evans Hill Climb (July 21).  This new and unique cycling series will finish at the Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb on August 11
The events will feature competitive races & timed, non-competitive fun rides that give cyclists of all abilities a truly unique experience on Pikes Peak - America's Mountain.
 
CLICK HERE to volunteer for the Pikes Peak Cycling Hill Climb.
 

 


 

September 1-3 - Memorial Park
 
The Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off continues a 42-year tradition of a hot air balloon event in Colorado Springs. This historical event has been one of the top ten largest hot air balloon events in the United States and will draw more than 150,000 attendees to Memorial Park over the holiday weekend.
Event goers will enjoy early morning balloon launches and evening balloon glows as well as fun for the entire family, including a wakeboarding exhibition, concert series, family fun-zone and several sports expositions. 
 
Each morning first wave of balloons will lift off at 7:00 a.m. and balloon glows will occur at 7:00 pm on Saturday and Sunday evening with live music to entertain. 
MEDIA DAY:Limited space is available and applications are required for media personnel who would like to participate in the balloon rides during Labor Day Lift Off Media Day on Friday, August 31 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. at Memorial Park. To submit an application and learn more, click here
 
 
 
CLICK HERE to volunteer for Labor Day Lift Off as a crew volunteer.
CLICK HERE to volunteer for Labor Day Lift Off as an event volunteer.
 
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